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METRO - Franklin Avenue Overpass

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over E Franklin Avenue on Hiawatha Light Rail
Location
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1952, Retrofitted to Light Rail Use in 2001
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Light Rail
- Metro Transit (METRO)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 190.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.96242, -93.24667   (decimal degrees)
44°57'45" N, 93°14'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480546/4978805 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Paul West
Average daily traffic (as of 1995)
13,800
Inventory numbers
MN 6664 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 57253 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 1999)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 5, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • July 18, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "METRO"
  • July 18, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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